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How to Awaken Your Consciousness Without Daily Meditation

By | April 29th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Meditation is a great tool for spiritual growth, but it is possible to awaken your consciousness without practicing it daily. Here is how. There is no need to undermine the importance of meditation. It is one of the essential techniques to help you awaken your consciousness and find the answers you are looking for. However, [...]

Can Psychedelics Expand Your Mind? This Is What Neuroscientist Sam Harris Has to Say

By | April 12th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Medicine & Genetics, Spirituality, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Do psychedelics have the potential to expand your mind, or even your consciousness? When humans first encountered psychedelics just over a million years ago (or thereabouts), we were not fully conscious as beings, we were also not on the top of the food chain, which I guess is hard to believe. Over this million-year period, [...]

A 6-Step Guide to Achieving Any Goal Using Self-Hypnosis

By | February 8th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Self-hypnosis is a process or a result of hypnosis which is self-induced. It relies on making use of self-suggestion. Self-hypnosis can make a person more suggestive than usual. The successful use of self-hypnosis can be a powerful tool for one’s personal development. Self-hypnosis is extensively being used in hypnotherapy. It may help in pain management and treating depression, sleep disorders, anxiety [...]

Nine Drawings Experiment: Here Is What Happens When a Portrait Artist Takes LSD

By | January 23rd, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you ever heard of the nine drawings experiment? It was performed by an experimental psychiatrist and psychotherapist during his long-term research on LSD, from 1954 to 1962. Oscar Janiger, a professor at the University of California, Irvine, had his first experience with LSD in 1954. The outcome was so extraordinary, that he devoted the [...]

Psychedelics – A No-Nonsense Guide To Preventing A Bad Trip

By | May 27th, 2015|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Psychoactive substances have been used for thousands of years by spiritual teachers and seekers as a medium for connecting to unseen stimuli. Modern psychotherapy is beginning to recognize the benefits of using psychedelics for treating many mental illnesses such as depression, anxiety, and PTSD. Over the last decade, the western world has increasingly grown interested [...]

Journeys Into Myself – How Shamanic Journeying Connected Me

By | April 1st, 2015|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , |

It wasn’t until a couple of years ago, in my mid 20’s, that I read about Shamanic Journeying. I was in a very hard place in my life, and the idea that all of these spirits and animals and helpers were just a meditation away really appealed to me. I jumped into it without much [...]

The No Nonsense Guide to Ayahuasca

By | September 27th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , |

Ayahuasca is an Amazonian plant mixture capable of inducing altered states of consciousness. Ayahuasca is used primarily as a medicine and as a shamanic means of communication, typically in a ceremonial session under the guidance of an experienced drinker. Here is a guide to Ayahuasca with some helpful information for those who would like to [...]

The Secret and Wondrous World of Psychedelic Drugs and How You Can Harness Its Full Potential

By | September 14th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , |

"The waves of the sounds ran through my hair like a caress. The music ran down my back and came out of my fingertips. I was small, light, mobile. I could use any method of levitation I wished. I could dissolve, melt, float, soar. Wavelets of light touched the rim of my clothes, phosphorescent radiations. I [...]

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